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Throughout the world the question is asked what is and what isnt good for society When this question is asked one must look deeper into the question and the facts surrounding that question By finding the most advantages for something might give an individual the answer On the other hand it might be the choice that has more weight in how it affects society This analysis can be applied to the argument that Wal-Mart is good for society By summarizing two articles of opposite points of view it can be found that overall Wal-Mart is good for society Although both articles are written from opposite ends of an argument they both contain evidence that supports Wal-Mart being beneficial to society even if their examples were not intended to do so In The Case for Wal-Mart De Coster Karen and Brad Edmond the authors discuss the complaints against Wal-Mart and how they negatively impact the image of the large retailer The accusations against Wal-Mart are numerous and they include paying overseas workers too little not paying benefits to part-time workers refusing to sell items that do not fall within its criteria for being family oriented not giving enough back to the community and discriminating against women De Coster Then in the latter part of the article the authors dismiss these negative outlooks by expressing that these are just attacks by Wal-Marts competitors At the end of the article De Coster gives examples of how Wal-Mart is beneficial to those who shop there If the truth be told Wal-Mart improves the lives of people in rural areas because it gives them access to a lifestyle they otherwise would not have a gigantic store showcasing the worlds greatest choice of products from groceries to music to automotive products De Coster The authors also explain that the retailer is good for society because of the many fringe benefits of shopping at Wal-Mart By saying that small
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